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How Can I Keep from Singing?
How Can I Keep from Singing?
Written by David King Dunaway, Foreword by Pete Seeger
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307495976
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How Can I Keep from Singing?
The Ballad of Pete Seeger
Written by David King Dunaway
Foreword by Pete Seeger


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2009
Price: $13.99

How Can I Keep from Singing? is the compelling story of how the son of a respectable Puritan family became a consummate performer and American rebel. Updated with new research and interviews, unpublished photographs, and thoughtful comments from Pete Seeger himself, this is an inside history of the man Carl Sandburg... Read more >
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Jazz
Jazz
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679445517
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Jazz
A History of America's Music
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns


Format: Hardcover, 512 pages
On Sale: November 7, 2000
Price: $80.00

The companion volume to the ten-part PBS TV series by the team responsible for
The Civil War and Baseball.

Continuing in the tradition of their critically acclaimed works, Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns vividly bring to life the story of the quintessential American music—jazz. Born in the black community of turn-of-the-century New... Read more >
Also available as an abridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
In the Country of Country
In the Country of Country
Written by Nicholas Dawidoff
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375700828
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In the Country of Country
A Journey to the Roots of American Music
Written by Nicholas Dawidoff


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: April 28, 1998
Price: $18.95

In a series of indelible portraits of country music stars, Dawidoff reveals, among others, Jimmie Rodgers, the “father of Country”; Johnny Cash, the “Man in Black”; and Patsy Cline, a lonely figure striding out bravely in a man’s world. In the Country of Country is a passionate and expansive account of... Read more >
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Stradivari's Genius
Stradivari's Genius
Written by Toby Faber
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588362148
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Stradivari's Genius
Five Violins, One Cello, and Three Centuries of Enduring Perfection
Written by Toby Faber


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 9, 2012
Price: $11.99

“’Tis God gives skill, but not without men’s hands: He could not make Antonio Stradivari’s violins without Antonio.”
–George Eliot

Antonio Stradivari (1644—1737) was a perfectionist whose single-minded pursuit of excellence changed the world of music. In the course of his long career in the northern Italian city of Cremona, he created more... Read more >
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Moving to Higher Ground
Moving to Higher Ground
Written by Wynton Marsalis and Geoffrey Ward
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ISBN: 9781588368119
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Moving to Higher Ground
How Jazz Can Change Your Life
Written by Wynton Marsalis and Geoffrey Ward


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 2, 2008
Price: $13.99

“In this book I hope to reach a new audience with the positive message of America’s greatest music, to show how great musicians demonstrate on the bandstand a mutual respect and trust that can alter your outlook on the world and enrich every aspect of your life–from individual creativity and personal... Read more >
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The Ninth
The Ninth
Written by Harvey Sachs
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ISBN: 9781588369819
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The Ninth
Beethoven and the World in 1824
Written by Harvey Sachs


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 15, 2010
Price: $13.99

The premier of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony in Vienna on May 7, 1824, was the most significant artistic event of the year—and the work remains one of the most precedent-shattering and influential compositions in the history of music. Described in vibrant detail by eminent musicologist Harvey Sachs, this symbol of freedom and... Read more >
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My Nine Lives
My Nine Lives
Written by Leon Fleisher and Anne Midgette
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767931373
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My Nine Lives
A Musical Memoir
Written by Leon Fleisher and Anne Midgette


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $16.00

My Nine Lives is a powerful and stirring memoir of one of the greatest pianists of the postwar era—an inspiring tale of courage, compassion, and triumph over outstanding odds.
 
At the peak of his career, celebrated pianist Leon Fleisher suddenly lost the use of two fingers on his right hand. Miraculously, at... Read more >
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Bowie
Bowie
Written by Marc Spitz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307716996
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Bowie
A Biography
Written by Marc Spitz


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $17.00

Finally an expansive biography of one of the twentieth century’s greatest music and cultural icons

From noted author and rock ’n’ roll journalist Marc Spitz comes a major David Bowie biography to rival any other. Following Bowie’s life from his start as David Jones, an R & B—loving kid from Bromley... Read more >
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Jazz
Jazz
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns, Read by LeVar Burton
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780375417627
Our Price: $14.95

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Jazz
A History of America's Music
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns
Read by LeVar Burton


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 7, 2000
Price: $14.95

The companion volume to the ten-part PBS TV series by the team responsible for
The Civil War and Baseball.

Continuing in the tradition of their critically acclaimed works, Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns vividly bring to life the story of the quintessential American music—jazz. Born in the black community of turn-of-the-century New... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
How Long Will They Mourn Me?
How Long Will They Mourn Me?
Written by Candace Sandy and Dawn Marie Daniels
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345494832
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How Long Will They Mourn Me?
The Life and Legacy of Tupac Shakur
Written by Candace Sandy and Dawn Marie Daniels


Format: Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: August 29, 2006
Price: $6.99

“Buried as a g while tha whole world remembers me”
–Tupac Shakur, from “Until the End of Time”

Tupac Shakur was larger than life. A gifted rapper, actor, and poet, he was fearless, prolific, and controversial–and often said that he never expected to live past the age of thirty. He was right... Read more >
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